17 Aug 2020

One dead after light plane crashes near Wellington

5:44 pm on 17 August 2020

One person has died following a light plane crash on the Kāpiti Coast.

Police were alerted to the crash near Ōtaki, Gorge Road in Hautere about 1.25pm.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

The Civil Aviation Authority will investigate the crash.